Swimming & Diving

 Elvis Burrows
Elvis Burrows


Freeport, Grand Bahama

High School:




63 UK Student-Athletes Participate in Graduation

Commencement held Saturday

2008-09: Competed for the Bahamas at the World Games where he set career-best times in all three events ... Earned two All-America honors as a member of the 200-freestyle and 200-medley relays at the NCAA Championships ... Set career-best collegiate times in all three events as a junior ... Broke the school-record in the 100-butterfly when he touched in a career-best eighth place at the SEC Championships ... Also touched in 11th in the 50-free and 20th in the 100-free ... Earned a bronze medal as the third leg of the 200-free relay team ... Also touched in sixth as a member of the 200- and 400-medley relay teams ... Took first place three times in the 100-fly during dual meet competition ... Placed fifth in the 100-fly at the UT Invitational.

2007-08: Participated in the 2008 Olympics in Beijing for the Bahamas ... Swam the 50-free at the world event ... Appeared in three events at the 2008 SEC Championships ... Recorded a career-best time in the 50-free as he finished 23rd overall ... Tapped in 23rd in the 100-butterfly recording another career best time and the 10th best time in UK history ... Notched a career-best time in the 100-free, placing 24th at the conference meet ... Finished 18th in the 50-free at the Nike Cup ... Also clocked in 26th in the 100-freestyle at the Nike Cup ... Had five top-three finishes in dual meets.

2006-07: As a rookie, was a member of the SEC Championship team ... Clocked in 25th in the 100-butterfly, 36th in the 100-freestyle and 39th in the 50-free while setting career-best times in all three events at the conference meet ... At the Nike Cup he placed 42nd in both the 50- and 100-free and 45th in the 100-fly ... Took third in the 100-fly in the last dual meet of the season against Cincinnati.

Pre-College: 2005 State Champion in the 50-freestyle ... Holds Carifta and CISC records in the 50-butterfly ... Three-time high school Most Valuable Swimmer ... Member of the high school state championship team ... Participated in Carifta, CISC and CAC Games ... Chose UK because of the great coaches and the close-knit team.

Best Collegiate Times: 100 butterfly: 46.72; 50 freestyle: 19.83; 100 freestyle: 44.65

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